The Beast is always watching.
Under an incredibly dramatic sunset, eastbound Q382 throttles up and enters the plant at West Deshler, where they'll cross over to main one to get around stopped traffic ahead. Just one of those "... (more)
S393 slams west through the small town of St. Joe, Indiana on the CSX Garrett Sub. As a child railfan I would have loved that treehouse.
At this point, these three big AC motors are still notched up and working hard to get back up to track speed... But in just a few moments, the train will go into emergency after being stabbed by t... (more)
Empty oil cans charge out of Holgate behind a colorful trio of GE's, the leader being the Interstate heritage unit.
After wandering out west on an oil train the week before, BNSF pulled a fast one and assigned this set of power to a CSX bound oil train. Here, K010 rolls across the Auglaize River bridge in Defia... (more)
Westbound grain train passes the former B&O depot in busy Fostoria.
A few moments away from sunset, two AC44's pilot an empty phosphate train towards Holgate and the turn south onto the Toledo Sub at Deshler.
As Q163 races west across the former B&O Chicago mainline, a fiery sunset sets the sky ablaze on a bitterly cold evening in the farmlands of northwest Ohio.
In what will likely be my last look at the railroad that I grew up marveling over, Q167 crosses from main two to one at FC Tower and rolls by the three dead MAW engines that have served the east e... (more)
A trio of BNSF visitors add a splash of color to this wintery scene as Q393 rolls through the rural community of Standley on a crisp winter evening.
An ethanol train zooms across the snowless plains of Northwest Ohio on this Christmas Eve Eve.
A beautiful November evening finds an alternately scheduled Q500 rolling west on the Garrett Sub, passing a barn and pond on an abandoned residence in rural Henry County.
With fall colors starting to pop all around, T913 rolls through the bean fields near the farming community of Standley. Soon, these fields will be harvested and another cycle will be complete.
A peaceful evening on the Armbruster Farm is momentarily disturbed by the passing of N990, a coal train loaded in the Powder River Basin.